January 25, 2011

Aaron Brooks Named America East Male Field Performer of the Week

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--Junior Aaron Brooks (Upper Marlboro, Md./Dematha) has been named America East Male Field Performer of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.

 

Brooks earned third place in the shot put at the Terrapin Indoor Invitational Saturday with an America East season-best throw of 15.39 meters. Brooks also finished sixth in the weight throw with a heave of 15.03 meters. Brooks holds the school record for the indoor shot put with a mark of 15.43m.

The Retrievers return to action Saturday, with most of the team competing at George Mason, while a few will travel to Penn State.